Prairie Heights Elementary School

  • Prairie Heights Elementary School serves 100 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

Prairie Heights Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Prairie Heights Elementary School's student population of 100 students has grown by 108% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students100 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Prairie Heights Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairie Heights Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairie Heights Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#367 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 1989-90 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
91%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairie Heights Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.170.31
This chart display the diversity score of Prairie Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairie Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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